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Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 July 2016

A great stay, the room was very clean and comfortable. Marion and Peter were very welcoming. The breakfast was excellent. I highly recommend Goodwin House for anybody looking for accommodation in Keswick.

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Reviewed 26 June 2016

Came across this b&b to stay for 1 night, was not disappointed, we got a friendly welcome. Spotlessly clean, comfortable beds, fab full English breakfast at reasonable rates, Would definitely stay again.

Thank Sandra G
Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Firstly, thank you, Marion and Peter [hosts], for making us so welcome. Goodwin House is a Victorian period red brick building The Guest House well presented and well appointed throughout. Good facilities in bedrooms. Small touches, such as a chocolate on pillows, show the level of attention of the hosts. Lots of information in bedroom and in public rooms, ranging...

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lakesTTbabe, Owner at Goodwin House, responded to this review

Thank you Steve for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay with us at Goodwin House . Always good to know that " new " guests find the way we do things to their liking and that the service and facilities we offer met your needs well . Was a pleasure welcoming you and we look...

Reviewed 4 January 2016

Stayed at Goodwin House over New Year, there for three nights. On arrival in pouring rain, Marion was happy to show us to our room and give us a key even though is was only lunchtime. Lots of interesting titbits in the room - a chocolate or Kendal mint cake on the pillow, a small bowl of cut fruit fresh...

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lakesTTbabe, Owner at Goodwin House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to post a review of your recent stay with us , which future guests will hopefully find helpful to them when looking at places to stay , especially in a place where there is such a wide choice. So pleased that you enjoyed your time with us , and appreciated the extra touches , which...

Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2015

Stayed for a couple of nights on our annual remembrance weekend jolly. Owners are really friendly and make you feel at home. Rooms are very clean and have everything you need. There was a good selection for breakfast made with quality ingredients, very tasty. Would recommend.

Thank Steve C
lakesTTbabe, Owner at Goodwin House, responded to this review

Thank you for posting a review regarding your recent stay with us and pleased that you enjoyed your stay , though the weather certainly did not play fair for you all !!! Always good for us to know new guests appreciate the work we do keeping the place clean and tidy as well as welcoming them .

Dewsbury, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Got the name of this fabulous bed and breakfast from a neighbour who had seen it in The Little Green Book and was not disappointed. Marion and Peter couldn't do enough for you, and left little extras in the room every day ........ fresh fruit dishes inc cranberries, strawberries, etc. and also chocolates, Kendal mint cake and chocolate bars. The...

Thank June S
lakesTTbabe, Owner at Goodwin House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us . Always helpful for others to see your experience Was a pleasure to have you stay , and you certainly packed enough in . Though parking can be a challenge , most of our guests do find places and school holidays are always the worst times .. We...

Reviewed 30 October 2015

Second visit here. Marion could not have been more accomodating. After leaving a disappointing cottage at Troutbeck booked through Sally's Cottages we were very fortunate to get a room at Goodwin house for the remainder of our holiday. Rooms very comfortable and exceptionally clean. Fab breakfast. Great location. Hospitality perfect. Would thoroughly recommend.

Thank Bananaman007
lakesTTbabe, Owner at Goodwin House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to post a review , which we know helps others looking for somewhere to stay . So pleased that we managed to make your holiday enjoyable for the last few days , after such a disappointment with the cottage . Was a pleasure to have you stay again though cannot always guarentee the sunset and...

Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

I stayed for one night as part of a walking holiday in the Lake District. The room was clean, breakfast (a vegetarian cooked one) excellent and the owner friendly and informative. She recommended a nearby Italian restaurant which was also extremely good. Also the cheapest place I stayed at so great value.

Thank Jem W
lakesTTbabe, Owner at Goodwin House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and kind words . So pleased that you enjoyed your brief stay with us , and found both our service and information of help to your stay . These days all cash is hard earned and so we all want to feel we get good value for it , so delighted you felt this was...

Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Myself and walking friend had a single room each. Brilliant place, good location very quiet spot and only 2 minute walk into town. Spotlessly clean with attention to detail. Great cooked breakfast, Marion looked after us so well - can't fault this B & B, will stay again.

Thank Gary M
lakesTTbabe, Owner at Goodwin House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review . So pleased that you were happy with your stay , and found the accommodation suited you . It is always good to know people appreciate the extra touches and find the standard of cleanliness very good . We try our best . Look forward to seeing you both again sometime and hope for similar...

Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2015

This lovely Victorian/Edwardian building has been well looked after and is a delight to stay in. It's situated very close to the centre but (free) parking is easy to find. Marion was very welcoming and volunteered lots of local information relevant to me, for which I'm grateful - particularly the pub grub :) My one-night stay was comfortable, though the...

Thank Dave K
lakesTTbabe, Owner at Goodwin House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review your recent stay with us . I am please that you were comfortable , though you found the single en-suite room small . We do try to make the rooms as comfortable and pleasant for guests as we can whilst dealing with the dimensions on an old property and most of the time...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Steeped in history Goodwin House maintains many of its original features whilst providing modern day quality en-suite accommodation.Situated in an excellent location for town, Lake or Theatre it is also an ideal base to visit all over The Lake DistrictComfortable rooms , adjustable central heating , substanstial hospitality try , hairdryers as well as TV and radio clock alarms plus little extra touches during your stayHearty breakfasts set you up for the day ( special diets catered for with advance notice) Weather forecasts posted daily , but if you are "caught out" our drying room is on hand 24/7 Flasks filled free of charge and packed lunches available ( please order night before)Let us provide the comfort from which you can enjoy your break away ... more   less 

Additional Information about Goodwin House

Address: 29 Southey Street, Keswick CA12 4EE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range: ₹ 2,413 - ₹ 2,547 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Goodwin House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Located in a quiet street just a few minutes from the centre”
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“My husband has stayed here many times and in different rooms and says they are all perfect.”
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“Room 5 super king size bed is THE most comfortable bed you could hope to find. Room 3 bathroom is large and has a corner bath.”
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